Fact Sheets

Fact Sheets and Presentations

The work of the Somerville Community Corporation has both breadth and depth. With our members, we address issues of sustainability and equity within the City of Somerville – so that it can remain a vibrant, diverse and tolerant community. In addition to offering an overview of SCC programs and services, the fact sheets and presentations below provide in-depth information on critical sustainability issues such as community organizing, financial security and affordable housing, among others. 

Our Properties

Somerville Community Corporation has developed well over 300 rental and ownership homes for low- and moderate-income households in Somerville. Residents of our properties are selected via a public lottery with preference given to people who live and work in Somerville. Resident turnover in SCC’s properties is well below the average apartment turnover and includes properties built over 20 years ago. 

Link Somerville

SCC engages in community planning to celebrate the diverse cross section of our city and make a meaningful impact in our neighborhoods.Through Link Somerville and the Land Use Committee, we carry out participatory initiatives that get community members involved in important development and planning decisions.

Contact Us

Somerville Community Corporation is conveniently located in the heart of Union Square, Somerville, Mass. You can reach us in any of the following ways.

Housing for All

SCC is committed to preserving and producing housing that is affordable to all segments of the population in Somerville, both through our own work in real estate development and by influencing municipal policies that result in more affordable housing.